2015 Top 40 Under 40 

Meet the young leaders who are changing Richmond.

click to enlarge Kelli Lemon, Business Manager at Mama J's Kitchen

Kelli Lemon, Business Manager at Mama J's Kitchen

A month ago this week, city streets were beginning to surge with the colors, spinning wheels and international flair of the UCI Road World Championships. And that helicopter, always on the move, hovering. The event may not have been universally beloved by locals, but it was a thrill. People cheered, people debated, people worked to connect their businesses. People remembered they had bikes in their garages. And there were also the people who unplugged, the disinterested and dispassionate. This is what happens. But it doesn’t take Richmond’s biggest sporting event -- ever -- for a city to show its colors. What you won’t find featured on the following pages are the people who unplug. These young men and women are the ones who cheer, debate, create and work. They try to make the most of challenging situations. They aren’t afraid to ask the tough questions for the right reasons. Always on the move, hovering. — Jason Roop

 

Click here to meet the Top 40 Under 40 Class of 2015

Click here for details about the Top 40 Under 40 Awards Event

 

Top 40 Under 40 Nonprofit Spotlight with YNPN RVA & Style Weekly

YNPN RVA and Style Weekly have partnered to host an event that celebrates the nonprofit leaders and professionals selected for Style Weekly's Annual Top 40 Under 40 list and recognizes these extraordinary young people who are changing our community through their work in the nonprofit sector.

When: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 | 5:30 - 8:00 PM

Where: The Hippodrome Theater | 528 N. 2nd Street, Richmond, VA 23219

Cost: $25 includes hors d'oeuvres and drink.

To Go: Tickets and registration here

 

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